1909 World Weightlifting Championships

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The 1909 Men's World Weightlifting Championships were held in Vienna, Austria-Hungary from October 3 and December 2, 1909. There were 23 men in action from 3 nations. It was the 12th World Weightlifting Championships.

All medals won by Austrian weightlifters, Johann Eibel won the middleweight class[1] while Josef Grafl won the heavyweight division.[2]

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
80 kg
Johann Eibel
Josef Hofböck
Anton Lenz
+80 kg
Josef Grafl
Karl Swoboda
Berthold Tandler

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Austria 2 2 2 6
Total 2 2 2 6


  1. ^ "Gewichtheben - Weltmeisterschaften (Mittelgewicht)" (in German). Retrieved 24 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "Gewichtheben - Weltmeisterschaften (Superschwergewicht)" (in German). Retrieved 24 October 2011. 

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